Dr Leon Moosavi is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology at the University of Liverpool. He joined the department in 2012 and has been based at the Singapore campus since 2013.
Leon completed his PhD in the Sociology Department of Lancaster University in 2011. His thesis explored the experiences of Muslim converts in Britain in relation to belonging, race and Islamophobia.
Leon's current research is focused on the internationalisation of Higher Education, academic imperialism, orientalism in academia and decolonising knowledge.
Leon is willing to supervise PhD projects that relate to the sociology of race and/or religion.